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March 6 - 13 , 2009


 
3-13 - Tug Gotham in Port Huron - Bruce Hurd  
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Tug Gotham partially sunk in the Black River, Port Huron.
       

3-13 - Historical Perspectives  Don Boone
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S.S. Bayfair at Amherstburg Ont
       Circa 1966
       

3-11 - Tug Gotham recovery in Port Huron -
Port Huron Times Herald
3-11 - Wind driven ice in Saginaw Bay covers homes
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3-11 - Historical Perspectives  Don Boone
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Collingwood Shipyards July 23, 1958
Launch of Tyee Shell
   
 
 

3-10 - Edward L. Ryerson -
Passing Algonac, Mich July, 2008 - Mauri Sutton
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Upbound on the St. Clair River
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B
ow profile
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Close up of stern

 
 

3-10 - Historical Perspectives 
Chris Mazzella
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The Harvester in drydock at what is believed Fraser Shipyards, date and photographer unknown.
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Close up of bow work
 
 
 

3-10 - Historical Perspectives  Don Boone
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Comet Approaching Toledo Ohio Circa 1966
   
 
 

3-9 - Historical Perspectives 
Wyandotte - William Forsythe
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The portside broadside view of the Wyandotte while docked at Ashtabula, OH is undated
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Stern view of the Wyandotte was taken at Rogers City, MI the same day as the bow photo.
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Wyandotte docked at Rogers City, MI between 1913-1926. The tug W. G. Mason is to the left.

 
 

3-9 - Historical Perspectives  Don Boone
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S.S. Stonefax sank in Welland Canal 1966 Photo by Don Boone from Deck of S.S. Midland Prince
       

3-8 - Sarnia Bay North Slip Layup fleet in periods of rain & fog - Scott Williams
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Sarnia Bay North Slip layup fleet
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Algowood in the afternoon fog
     

3-8 - Cleveland Scenes -
Allen Seremak
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Alpena wintering at the Lefarge silos, Cuyahoga River, Cleveland. March 4, 2009.  
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McKee Sons with tug Invincible wintering at the G&W dock, Cuyahoga River,
Cleveland. March 6, 2008.
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Iowa breaking light ice in the Cuyahoga River, Cleveland. March 4, 2009. 
   

3-8 - Historical Perspectives -
Tom Stewart
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Baie St. Paul - at Manitoba Pool #3 - December 18, 1982 - Thunder Bay, Ontario
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Donnacona (2) - at Saskatchewan Wheat Pool  - Photo courtesy of Mary Nazvesky
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James B. Eads - in dry dock at the Port Arthur Shipbuilding Co. Ltd. (PASCOL) - Date Unknown - Photo by Donald S. Lamke
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Georgian Bay - in lay-up at the Edible Oils Dock - October 09, 1984 - Thunder Bay, Ontario
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Hagarty - at Saskatchewan Wheat Pool #11 - Date Unknown - Photo Credit Unknown
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Hochelaga (2) - during lay-up in the Turning Basin at Toronto, Ontario. The Nipigon Bay is alongside and this photo was taken on June 08, 1988
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English River - Upbound in the Welland Ship Canal - September 13, 1991
     

3-8 - Historical Perspectives 
Don Boone
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S.S. Wyandotte and S.S. George Hindman at Scrapyard Port Colborne  1966
       

3-8 - Vermilion, Ohio
- Mike Nicholls
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3-6 - Historic views of Alabaster loading rig on Lake Huron from the Algoway - September 4, 1993-
Capt. A. Gindroz
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 Aerial tramway extending out almost 1 mile into Lake Huron
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 View of tram from the front window of the M/V Algoway on a perfect morning.
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 Deck view of the antiquated loading spouts and facility.
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 Alabaster was a fair weather loading port offering virtually no protection from wind and seas.
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 Loading of gypsum is almost complete and we will set sail shortly for Bath, Ontario. Canada.

3-6 - Historical Perspective - Don Boone
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Chi-cheemaun arriving at Collingwood Spring 1999 Celebrating the 25th anniversary of her building.
       

3-6 - Mystery Wreck in the Saginaw River - Tim Wahl
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Just north of Wheeler's Landing on the west bank of the river directly across from the former Defoe Shipyard site. The wreck has a wooden inner structure with iron plating on the outside. If you can identify please answer on the Information Search page.
       


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